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THE KING AND I’s Jose Llana, Ruthie Ann Miles and Betsy Morgan, HAND TO GOD’s Steven Boyer, DAMES AT SEA’s Lesli Margherita & More Slated for Broadway in Bryant Park on August 13

Jose llana as The King of Siam in The King and I. Photo by Paul Kolnik

Jose llana as The King of Siam in The King and I. Photo by Paul Kolnik

On Thursday, August 13th, 106.7 LITE FM will conclude its 15th annual lunchtime theatre summer series, ‘106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park.’ The 2015 program has presented the best of Broadway, FREE to the public, on six consecutive Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. ET on the Bryant Park Stage.

This week’s line-up will include performances from the casts of Daddy Long Legs, Once Upon a Mattress, The King and I (Betsy Morgan, Jose Llana, Ruthie Ann Miles), Dames at Sea (Lesli Margherita, Danny Gardner), Spring Awakening (Katie Boeck, Sandra Mae Frank) and Hand to God (Steven Boyer, Sarah Stiles).

Ruthie Ann Miles. Photo by Paul Kolnik

Ruthie Ann Miles. Photo by Paul Kolnik

Hosted by LITE FM’s on-air personalities, the annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances in Bryant Park is presented by NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Aruba Tourism Authority and SheaMoisture.

Broadway in Bryant Park invites New Yorkers to soak up the summer and watch hit musical numbers from current and past Tony Award-winning musicals, including The King and I (four-time 2015 Tony Award winner including Best Revival of a Musical), Something Rotten! (2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical), Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, STOMP, LES MISERABLES, WICKED, Kinky Boots and CHICAGO.

The Bryant Park stage is located at 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve.

Lia Chang

Lia Chang

Lia Chang is an award-winning filmmaker, a Best Actress nominee, a photographer, and an award-winning multi-platform journalist. Lia has appeared in the films Wolf, New Jack City, A Kiss Before Dying, King of New York, Big Trouble in Little China, The Last Dragon, Taxman and Hide and Seek. She is profiled in Jade Magazine.

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